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  1. Tool Reviews
    Tool: Toycen Tradesman Variable Speed DC Bench Grinder/Sharpener Reviewer: B52SAC Tool Rating: 9.5 of 10 Review: Bought this grinder about 2 months ago. It's a new item in the market so there's not a lot of info available, but a friend of mine in BC who is a woodcarver bought one and loved...
  2. New Member Introductions
    I love the taste of saw dust in the air, but if my tools are dull then all I smell is burnt wood. Because of this I started to sharpen my bits and one thing led to another and now thats what I do. My wife does most of the wood cutting now but at least we can spend more time together. We...
  3. Show N' Tell
    In my new shop I decided to build a dedicated sharpening station with sink, drawers, counter-mounted grinder and have it next to my bench area so chisels, planes are close and sharpening need not be a chore. I have attached a picture of the raw construction prior to drawers and counter mounted...
  4. Tools and Woodworking
    Has anyone used the DMT DuoSharp Plus stones? I'm wondering how the continuous part on the end works out, particularly when sharpening a chisel, and if it really makes that much difference in sharpening small and pointed tools. Much thanks for any info!
  5. New Member Introductions
    Hello, I am a new member and would like to introduce my company to all members. My company is Angelo's Electric Ltd. We are located in Toronto with another branch in Barrie Ontario. We sell power tools, fasteners, blades, adhesives etc to contractors. We also repair and sharpen all blades on...
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  7. Router Bits - Types and Usage
    How do I know when my bit needs sharpening - and is it even worht sharpening as opposed to simply getting a new one?
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